34th International Conference on
ICT Systems Security and Privacy Protection - IFIP SEC 2019
June 25th till June 28th, 2019, Lisbon, Portugal

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Call for Papers:

34th IFIP TC-11 SEC 2019 International Information Security and Privacy Conference
Lisbon, Portugal, June 25 - June 27, 2019

The IFIP SEC conference is the flagship event of the International Federation for Information Processing (IFIP) Technical Committee 11 on Security and Privacy Protection in Information Processing Systems (TC-11, We seek submissions from academia, industry, and government presenting novel research on all theoretical and practical aspects of security and privacy protection in ICT Systems.


  • Access control and authentication
  • Applied cryptography
  • Audit and risk analysis
  • Big data security and privacy
  • Cloud security and privacy
  • Critical infrastructure protection
  • Cyber-physical systems security
  • Data and applications security
  • Digital forensics
  • Human aspects of security and privacy
  • Identity management
  • Information security education
  • Information security management
  • Information technology mis-use and the law
  • Managing information security functions
  • Mobile security
  • Multilateral security
  • Network & distributed systems security
  • Pervasive systems security
  • Privacy protection and Privacy-by-design
  • privacy enhancing technologies
  • Surveillance and counter-surveillance
  • Trust management


Submitted papers must be original, unpublished, and not submitted to another conference or journal for consideration. Accepted papers will be presented at the conference and included in the conference proceedings published in the IFIP AICT series by Springer Science and Business Media.

All papers must be written in English. Submissions should be at most 14 pages long in total including references and appendices. Submissions should not be anonymised. PC members are not required to read the appendices, so the paper should be intelligible without them.

Authors must follow the Springer LNCS formatting instructions. Each paper will receive at least three reviews. At least one author of each accepted paper must register by the early registration date indicated on the conference website and present the paper.

After the conference, extended versions of selected papers will be considered for publication in the journal Computers & Security. Those papers will undergo at least one other review round.

A PDF version of this call is available at

Further information:


Work-in-progress and emerging research papers provide a platform for researchers to present research that is new, incomplete, or emergent. Like completed research, submissions will be submitted to a blind review. WIPER papers will be published on the IFIP SEC web page.

WIPER papers will be presented at a specific session at the conference. Submitted papers must be original, unpublished, and not submitted to another conference or journal for consideration.
WIPER papers 5 pages long including references and appendices.

The papers have to be submitted via Easychair conference system. The submission Web page for SEC 2019 WIPER is
The authors have to follow the Springer formatting instructions. See instructions for Word and LaTeX2e templates at:
At least one author of each accepted paper must register to the conference by the early date indicated by the organizers, and present the paper.

For more information, please feel free to contact the organizing chairs at or visit



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